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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Skin Cancer Prevention

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,065 3,859 76.7 75.2-78.2 1,206 23.3 21.8-24.8
GENDER
Male 1,676 1,277 76.6 74.0-79.0 399 23.4 21.0-26.0
Female 3,389 2,582 76.8 75.0-78.5 807 23.2 21.5-25.0
RACE
White 3,445 2,608 76.0 74.2-77.7 837 24.0 22.3-25.8
African American 1,043 778 76.0 72.7-79.0 265 24.0 21.0-27.3
Asian 45 37 75.3 54.3-88.7 8 24.7 11.3-45.7
Native American 115 85 71.4 59.3-81.1 30 28.6 18.9-40.7
Other Minorities 388 331 83.9 77.8-88.6 57 16.1 11.4-22.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 404 347 84.1 78.1-88.6 57 15.9 11.4-21.9
-English Speaking 135 111 79.9 69.1-87.5 24 20.1 12.5-30.9
-Spanish Speaking 269 236 85.7 78.1-91.0 33 14.3 9.0-21.9
Non-Hispanic 4,658 3,510 75.9 74.3-77.4 1,148 24.1 22.6-25.7
AGE
18-24 356 290 80.6 75.1-85.1 66 19.4 14.9-24.9
25-34 1,550 1,459 94.5 92.7-95.8 91 5.5 4.2- 7.3
35-44 1,891 1,442 76.5 74.0-78.8 449 23.5 21.2-26.0
45-54 920 481 54.9 50.9-58.9 439 45.1 41.1-49.1
55-64 235 125 53.6 45.2-61.8 110 46.4 38.2-54.8
65-74 74 44 64.5 49.8-76.9 30 35.5 23.1-50.2
75+ 20 5 28.3 10.9-56.0 15 71.7 44.0-89.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 689 522 79.0 75.1-82.4 167 21.0 17.6-24.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,495 1,091 73.7 70.8-76.5 404 26.3 23.5-29.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,340 1,029 75.3 72.1-78.2 311 24.7 21.8-27.9
College Graduate 1,537 1,213 79.5 76.8-81.9 324 20.5 18.1-23.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 427 290 69.0 62.6-74.8 137 31.0 25.2-37.4
$15,000- 24,999 834 660 79.4 75.5-82.8 174 20.6 17.2-24.5
$25,000- 34,999 619 487 80.2 76.1-83.7 132 19.8 16.3-23.9
$35,000- 49,999 699 553 78.5 74.6-81.9 146 21.5 18.1-25.4
$50,000-74,999 735 555 78.3 74.5-81.6 180 21.7 18.4-25.5
$75,000+ 930 725 76.8 73.1-80.1 205 23.2 19.9-26.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,119 751 66.5 62.8-70.1 368 33.5 29.9-37.2
No 3,913 3,083 79.4 77.8-81.0 830 20.6 19.0-22.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 373 281 75.2 68.9-80.6 92 24.8 19.4-31.1
Non-Veteran 4,582 3,486 76.6 75.1-78.1 1,096 23.4 21.9-24.9
Currently Serving 109 91 85.6 76.3-91.6 18 14.4 8.4-23.7

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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